Faith briefs for Feb. 14
CDA offers scholarship
The Catholic Daughters of the Americas local Court St. Joan of Arc 1291 is offering a $500 scholarship to a 2014 graduating Catholic girl who plans to continue her formal education. She must be a member of Holy Redeemer Parish or any of the adjacent Catholic parishes that do not have a Catholic Daughters Court.
Applications are available at the Holy Redeemer parish office or from Madonna Cinkle, 1206 Westwood Drive, Marshall, MN 56258. Phone number is 532-5895. Complete forms, including letters of recommendations, must be returned to Cinkle no later than April 15.
Soup, chili feed, silent auction Feb. 23 in Ghent
A soup and chili feed with silent auction will take place Sunday, Feb. 23, at St. Eloi, Ghent. Chicken wild rice soup, chili, breadsticks, bars and beverages will be served from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. There will be a silent auction – bidding closes at 12:45 p.m. Bingo, sponsored by St. Eloi COF youth, will be free with prizes given and played from 12:15-1:15 p.m. The event is sponsored by St. Eloi COF. Matching funds are being offered with proceeds going to St. Eloi’s religious education program and to aid in tuition to Catholic schools.